Conference to be held in Santa Monica, Nov. 2-6
The American Film Market has tapped two dozen speakers for its Nov. 2-6 conference series covering finance, pitching, marketing, VOD and micro-budget production.Series will take place at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica. Speakers include Scilla Andreen, IndieFlix; Tobin Armbrust, Exclusive Media Group; Paul Bales, The Asylum; Robert Beaumont, Lightning Entertainment; Eamonn Bowles, Magnolia Pictures; P. John Burke, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld; Philippe Caland, JuntoBox Films; Joseph Chianese, Entertainment Partners; Cassian Elwes; Amy Friedlander, Priority Digital Media; Ann Glenn, Sony Pictures Interactive; Todd Green, Tribeca Film; Dana Harris, Indiewire. Others inclide Paul Hertzberg, CineTel Films; Lloyd Kaufman, Troma Entertainment; Charlotte Mickie, Entertainment One; Bahman Naraghi; Stephanie Palmer, Good in a Room; Mark Pogachefsky, MPRM Communications; David Spiegelman, Relativity Media; Graham Taylor, WME; Alison Thompson, Focus Features International.; Nigel Sinclair, Exclusive Media; Andy Weltman, Pinewood Shepperton; Michael J. Werner, Fortissimo Film Sales. It’s the second year in which AFM has programmed the seminars, formerly overseen by the orgs participating in each event.